Trying to upload files to is not going so well. Please help

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I purchased a domain at My address is I built some webpages using synthasite - downloaded the zip files - unziped them on my computer - uploaded them to the ftp and nothing shows up on my url? dreamhost says that this is a problem with the PHP, but I thought I would ask the larger synthasite group.
Please help
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Posted 9 years ago

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Vinny Lingham

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Hi Alan

If you could email, we can help you troubleshoot your problem more closely.

My question to you, however, is:

Why wouldn't you want us to host your website? It's free, and whenever you make changes, it's instantly reflected when you click update - no downloads and zip files. I'd love to hear from you on this.

Vinny Lingham
CEO, SynthaSite
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Monique, VP of Customer Support

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Hi alan

In addition to what Vinny has suggested, can you check that your host is running PHP 5.2x or higher?

We hope you will consider hosting with us - no charge and no hassle!